Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration

The Bachelor of Professional Studies (B.P.S.) degree in Healthcare Administration is designed to develop in students the foundational knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to gain entry into the field of healthcare administration. The degree program allows students to select one of three major areas of concentration.

Students interested in the Management Concentration will focus on general management and administration of institutions that include hospitals, clinics and health-related practices. Healthcare managers work with systems rather than working directly with patients, although their ability to manage efficiently directly affects the quality of care that patients receive. Because of this direct link between healthcare management and patient experience, individuals who study healthcare management plans oversee and coordinate the delivery of healthcare within a healthcare facility.


Institutional Accreditation: Briarcliffe College is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Higher Education Accreditation.

Programmatic Accreditation: The Healthcare program is not programmatically accredited.

The New York State Board of Regents also authorizes Briarcliffe to offer Diploma, Associate degree and Bachelor's degree programs.

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Bachelor of Professional Studies, Healthcare Administration (Management)

Some of the required courses in this program include:

  • Personnel/Human Resource Management
  • Healthcare Finance
  • Medical Records Management
  • Healthcare Management
  • Project Management for Healthcare

This program is available at the following campuses and/or online:

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